On May 1, AMD celebrates its 50th anniversary (19459003) and celebrates two limited editions to memorize the date. The AMD Ryzen 7 2700X Gold Edition Processor and the AMD Radeon VII Gold Edition GOY are packaged in a special bundle bundled with free PC World War Z and The Division 2 Gold Edition games and code for redeeming one Limited edition T-shirts.
As mentioned earlier, AMD will offer two 50-year anniversary products: a CPU and a GPU. The AMD Ryzen 7 2700X Gold Edition processor with eight cores (3.7 – 4.3 GHz) features the signature of Lisa Su at the IHS and comes in a special packaging. However, the specifications are identical to those of the normal 2700X. The CPU also ships with AMD's top Wraith Prism CPU cooler. The CPU costs $ 329 in the US and is available from selected retailers around the world.
The Radeon VII Gold Edition graphics card, with a red case and a gold AMD50 packaging, will cost $ 699 in the US and will be available on AMD.com and JD.com.
Customers who purchase the CPU or GPU will also receive two free games: World War Z and Division 2 Gold Edition (with Year-1 Season Pass). They also receive a sticker signed by Lisa Su and a coupon for a free AMD 50 anniversary T-shirt.
|50th Anniversary Campaigns by AMD|
|Hardware||Games||Bonus||Campaign End Date||MSRP|
|AMD Ryzen 7 2700X Gold Edition (with imprinted Lisa Su autograph)|| World War II
Division 2 Gold Edition Year One
|An AMD50 sticker signed by the AMD CEO and a coupon that can be redeemed for a free AMD 50th Anniversary T-shirt||8. June 2019||$ 329|
|AMD Radeon VII Gold Edition||$ 699|
To create two 50 th Anniversary Edition products, AMD's partners around the world will make special offers for select AMD products but different depending on country and region.
AMD's 50th Anniversary Campaign (19459003) will run from April 29th to June 8th, but local promotions will have different dates and conditions. It's worth noting that, at least for the CPU ($ 40- $ 80), the retail price of Limited Edition versions will be reasonably higher than the standard non-50. Edition, which is due to the price pressure of these parts at various retailers.
Newegg: $ 329
Update: Newegg states that buyers of the product will enter a free sweepstake to win an AMD Matisse processor, which will be released later this year.
Sources: AMD, Akiba PC Hotline